• upon request
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • iET SA
  • 2018-08-18

Big Data / Hadoop Administrator (5611)

  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • upon request
  • Full time


For a permanent position at our client‘s site, an international bank based in Zurich, we are looking for an experienced Big Data / Hadoop Administrator. 

In this role you will have the opportunity to become a member of a growing, high-visibility cross-Bank team that is developing and deploying solutions to some of the banks most challenging analytical problems. As a member of this team, you will support big data clients with data spanning the client’s global organization to solve emerging mission-critical challenges.

Your Qualifications:

  • 7+ years’ experience in enterprise IT at a global organization, with recent 3+ years in Big Data ecosystem software development  
  • Expert level knowledge of Cloudera Hadoop components such as HDFS, Sentry, HBase, Impala, Hue, Spark, Hive, Kafka, YARN, ZooKeeper and Postgres
  • Experience in Languages: Bash (essential), Python (essential) as well as an understanding of security principles e.g. SSL, Kerberos
  • Knowledge in cluster maintenance as well as creation and removal of nodes using tools like Cloudera Manager
  • Skills in monitor Hadoop cluster connectivity and security, manage, troubleshoot and review Hadoop log files
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to present deep technical findings to a business audience
  • This role may require occasional outof-hours work
  • Fluent in English

Your Responsibilities:

  • Distribute file systems and storage technologies (HDFS, HBase, Hive, Kudu)
  • Large-scale data analytic platforms and compute environments (Spark, Map/Reduce) distribution
  • Working with streaming technologies such as Kafka, Flume
  • The responsibility to manage, troubleshoot and review Hadoop log files as well as to monitor Hadoop cluster connectivity and security
  • The possibility to work with data delivery teams to setup new Hadoop clusters
  • The opportunity to collaborate with application teams to install Hadoop updates, patches, version upgrades when required as well as to align with the engineering team to propose and deploy new hardware and software environments required for Hadoop and to expand existing environments
  • Responsible for enterprise-grade Linux servers requiring configuration around deployment, installation and deployment

Off to new destinations! Apply now directly on jobs@iet.ch or contact our team on +41 44 485 44 99.

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